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Help prevent war and climate change: 

U.S. government involvement in designer viruses and other black-ops 

insider documents Rice lied to Congress re: 9-11 

stop the underground garage in Golden Gate Park 
Alliance for Golden Gate Park info: 
Trees Not Cars: 

4/21: Meteor shower with only a thin crescent moon in the sky 

# 4-21 Earth Day Festival 1600 Holloway @ 19th Ave. 

# ACLU forum on drugs 
Wed April 21, with the understanding that U.S. drug policy is costly, ineffective, and sometimes racist, the American Civil Liberties Union organizes a discussion on the war on drugs. Speakers include northern California ACLU director Dorothy Ehrlich and UC Berkeley professor Rob MacCoun, a specialist in comparative drug policy. Rapper Why? of the Anticon and Hieroglyphics hip-hop collectives performs before and after the discussion. 5-8 p.m., Lower Sproul Plaza, UC Berkeley, Bancroft at Telegraph, Berk. Free. 

# Master teacher and resonant soul, Hiroko Tamano of the Oakland 
based and world famous \"Harupin Ha\" 
Xeno-drome 1320 Potrero @ 25th /101 6:30 to 9:30 pm $15/slide 

# LARRY EVEREST: Oil, Power and Empire Wed Apr 21, 7 p.m. 
First Unitarian Church 160 North 3rd St., San Jose 
Larry Everest, the author of the best selling book “Oil, Power and Empire: Iraq and the U.S. Global Agenda,” asks: Why did the US invade and occupy Iraq? What is the global agenda that drove the war? How can we resist this juggernaut of war and repression? 

# Wed, Apr 21 7:30 pm 4th World War in Chiapas-struggle against globalization 
La Pena Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave Berkeley 

# Apr 21-27 Water Justice Film Fest DC 

# Thu Apr 22 8:30am Oakland courthouse “Oakland 25” 

# Thu, Apr 22 Protest Hummers on Earth Day! @ Local Hummer dealership 
Dealerships Listed here: 

# Protest Hummers 
Thu Apr 22, battle the ultimate behemoths of the SUV industry and personal chariots of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Earth Day by circling your local Hummer dealership in slow-moving hybrid cars and bikes. Sponsors include the Sierra Club, Greenpeace, Rainforest Action Network, Global Exchange, and CodePink. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Putnam Hummer, California and Howard, Burlingame. (650) 344-2912, Also 5-6:30 p.m., Team Hummer, 2 Shoreline Parkway, San Rafael. 

# April 22 2004 Business Environmental Awards 

# EarthDay April 22 Mixer & Celebration PLANTING SEEDS OF CHANGE 
Thu Apr 22 Cellspace (2050 Bryant / 18th st in SF) 7pm-1am, Door 6:30 
$5-10 415.820.1456  

# GreenCine Film Trivia Night April 22 6:3PM to 9PM FREE! Albatross Pub, 1822 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, 

# Why Wait? Expatriate! The Pros and Cons of Artist Relocation 
Apr 22 7-9pm Free 800 Chestnut 

# gestalt collective at rx gallery opening reception thu apr 22 
7pm - midnight free blasthaus presents gestalt collective THE WALL 
collaborative installation rx gallery 132 eddy @ mason 

# Thu, Apr 22 7pm Screenings and discussions on \"9-11 and What Really Happened\" 
Room 916 Chabot College Campus Hayward 

# Maximizing the Raw Diet and Creating New Level of Health 
Thu Apr 22 7:30-9pm Sacred Space Healing Center 776 Haight @Scott 

# Call to Action April 2004 Mobilization April 22-25 in Washington, DC 

# Exciting CAT Direct Action Fri Apr 23, 7AM (yes, A.M.!) 
Bush Street @ Van Ness Caterpillar Tractors complicit in murder. 

# Friday April 23 Show \"Carpenter at the Dump\" 5-9 p.m. 
Celebrate the Art of Recycling with Rick Carpenter 
directions + pic : 
SF Recycling & Disposal, Inc, 501 Tunnel Ave , SF 

Veg Outreach at Oakland A\'s Game Fri Apr 23 6:30 pm - 6:45 pm 
Oakland A\'s Coliseum Staircase connecting the Oakland Bart to the Coliseum Pedestrian Overpass distributing ballpark veg guides. Contact 

# Fri Apr 23 queer bonfire Ocean Beach @ Fulton. No park in lot >10pm 
No Alcohol, no glass. please see FAQ @ 

\"Maximizing the Raw Diet: An Introduction\" Free Lecture 
Fri Apr 23 7-8:30 pm Yoga Society 2872 Folsom @ 24th 

# Santa Cruz Guerilla Drive-In: Dr. Strangeloveb 23 April 8pm FREE 
Guerilla Drive-In Dubois St 

# April 23& 24-The Lesbian/ Gay Chorus of SF- St Francis Lutherean 
152 Church, SF- 8PM 

# Apr 23-25 8th @ Brannan Concourse Exhibit Ctr. 
Exposition of Raw Vegan Living food, Health-providing & green technologies. 
TOOLS FOR TRANSFORMATION and a happier, healthier, stress-free lifestyle 
internationally recognized authors, facilitators, teachers, celebrities 
275 exhibitors for three full days of unlimited events - FREE - w/adm 
$15/day $30/wknd (seniors 65+ $10/day, children under 12 free). 
20 free workshops (on Sustainability, Health) 100 free lectures 

# Friday, April 23, 3pm -10pm Saturday April 24, 10am - 9pm 
Sunday, April 25 10am -7pm 

# Bay Area Celebrates National Dance Week April 23 - May 2 

# March of dimes contributions fund cruel animal research while 
sheer majority of birth defects are caused by environmental toxins. 
Lake Merritt, 1520 Lakeside Drive, Oakland Join us to distribute 
cruelty-free charity guides to March of Dimes walkers while a plane 
w/ anti-vivisection message flies over Lake Merritt. & P: (925) 487-4419 

# 4/24: SF EcoFest: A Community Celebration of the Environment 
Garfield Square Park SF (26th S t@ Harrison/Treat) 11 am to 3 pm 
Environmental workshops! Live music! Speakers! Eco-games! All activities are free! 
reps Literacy for Environmental Justice (LEJ), Greenaction For Health and Environmental Justice, the San Francisco Department of the Environment, the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, Tree Frog Treks, XCel Academy, Eco Art, Circle of Life Music Schedule: 11am - Welcome! Capoeria Group 11:30am - J-Smove 
11:45am - Booker T. Dance Group 12 noon - Keynote Address 12:15pm - Carol Alban Band 
1:15pm - Sunfire Pleasure 2:15pm - Unfinished Business 3:15pm - Bandido 
workshops: Tidal Power, Bio-Diesel Vehicles, Composting, Organic Food and more! (415) 920-7171 x320 

# City of Alameda Presents - EARTH DAY FESTIVAL Sat Apr 24 11am-4pm 
Washington Park - (Central Ave & 8th St, Alameda) free activites for the kids, 
Earth Day games and exhibits and learn about building a clean, healthy, diverse world 
Free Bike Parking, AC Transit access . Free Parking Robert Crown Memorial park lot. 

# Rally for Women\'s Lives: A Bay Area pro-choice rally for women\'s rights in solidarity with the March for Women\'s Lives in Washington DC. Saturday, April 24th, 12-4 PM, Dolores Park (19th and Dolores) 

# Celebrate Earth Sat Apr 24 12-4pm FREE 
4th St @ Mission * Meet reps Environmental Protection 
Agency, SF Environment, Sierra Club, Friends of the Urban Forest, 
Surfrider Foundation, Save the Bay, Marin Organic, and San Francisco 
Recreation and Park Department. * “Green Film Festival” 
* Sustainable Architecture art installation by Ame Inst of Architects 
* Live music and recycled art activities courtesy of PlaySongs 
* Art projects at the Jelly Belly® Earth Day Art Studio 
* Science experiments to recycle Styrofoam® at Sony Eco at Metreon 

# Events in San Francisco to observe Mumia\'s birthday: The Mumia Abu-Jamal First Internationalist Film Festival will be held on Friday the 23rd and Saturday the 24th at the Victoria Theatre, at 2961 16th St in San Francisco. The Festival films are about global resistance movements, including Haiti and South Africa, and there will be one film shown about Mumia himself. After Saturday\'s noon film, a Mumia March and Rally gathers at 2pm at 16th St BART, and will march to 24th St for a rally from 3-5PM. There will also be major rallies in Philadelphia and Paris on the 24th. 

# April 24 noon - 5pm Berkeley Earth Day --Civic Center Park, 
MLK @ Center / Allston, Berkeley. 

# 34th annual Berkeley EarthDay Sat Apr 24 Noon-5pm Civic Center Park 
(Center and MLK nr Berekely BART) FREE 
- Main Stage with Music and Dance troupes 
- Kids Eco-art making area coordinated by East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse 
- Over 150 booths with crafts, businesses, community, food and gov\'t groups 
- Demonstrations of alternative energy including electric cars, hemp 
products, solar, etc - Berkeley Farmer\'s Market w/mostly Organic Farmers 

# Breast Cancer Action Town Meeting For Activists: Taking Care in a Toxic Time 
Sat Apr 24 noon - 5 pm Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. Oakland 
keynote speaker Dr. Sandra Hernandez, a medical doctor and public health specialist widely respected for her work on both the precautionary principle and universal access to health care. Learn how to take action to reduce and eliminate our exposure to toxic chemicals and protect public health, and participate in workshops on mammography, breast cancer politics, the Rachel Carson Cancer Research Project, and corporate connections to breast cancer. BCA will provide Spanish and Cantonese interpretation. For more information and to download flyers in English, Spanish, and Chinese, go to: 

# Sat Apr 24 1-5pm Breast Cancer Action\'s 7th Annual Town Meeting for Activists: 
Taking Care in a Toxic Time 1–5 PM Oakland, Asian Cultural Ctr 388 9th St. 
Oakland, CA 

# Cartoon Show Art Sat Apr 24 4-7pm Free 1185 Church 

# (San Mateo) Leon, 650-401-6423 or Fatima (650) 401-7118 
Potluck: every Last Saturday 4:30 PM Yoga Wellness Center 
35 North San Mateo Dr., San Mateo (directions on website) 

# 1yr Anniv Party Sat Apr 24 7-11pm Free 77 Natoma @ 1st 

April 24 $5-10 IKHQ- 136 Taylor ....7- doors open 
....8- Crystal Vibrations (live) ....9- Main performances 
....10:30- 3- Phidelity upstairs, ....Uptempo downstairs 
Opera Singer- Marisa Lenhardt Legendary Bazantar- Mark Deutsch 
Light installation- VideoJon live harmonic vibrations- Crystal 
live downtempo- Phidelity improv dance theatre- New College 
visual art- Rob Jolin Djs- IKarus & Geeno 

# bass wave IS APPROACHING on 4-24-2004 

# On April 24th at 8 PM The Castro Theater welcomes Reverend Billy’s 
infamous Off-Broadway interactive play, a re-engineered church service, 
featuring a twenty five voice gospel choir, The Reading of the Word 
(never the Bible), Fabulous Sainthood, Credit Card Exorcisms and 
Thoughtful Mortifications with special guest Gospel diva Charlene 
Moore, Musical Director for Sylvester and Two Tons of Fun. 
$10, 429 Castro 
Billy\'s lecture 
Super Walmart 
The Church of Stop Shopping will give a live radio performance on West 
Coast Live Saturday April 24th, at 10 Am. For further updates please 

# Cell Space \"Creative Revolution\" Sat April 24th 9pm -late 
revolution begins in the minds of those who dare to question 
the current paradigm and strive to create new and creative ways 
to make a difference. Creating Beats: 
Lorin (bassnectar) Garth (Wicked) Brother (Space Ship Gaia) 
Dj Seven (Lo-Rise) Olivia (SC) electrifying dance Performance by 
Hipnautica (Rebecca, Tereasa, Cindy, Cara, Kristen)and the drummers 
\"crafting orgy\" hosted by Jo Jo La Plume; make your own masks,hats, 
spinning poi, marionetteect... Hat fashion show with musical score by LUX 
$15 2050 Bryant @ 18th / 19th St. 

# Basswaves 4-24 JC Pauly Vinyl Jeff Richmond Konkers Kabal El Juan 
DJ Davoud Origami Red Stickman Ms Meliss Harken $8 $10 
Sound: Coldfriction and Soundwaves Light: Shock Therapy and Crystal Chroma 
Artwork, Decoration, Refreshment: 415.820.1546 day of 

# April 24 & 25 Break the Wall, SF Mime Troupe\'s Youth Theatre Project - 
SF April 24 8 pm April 25 2 pm Mission Cultural Center, 2868 Mission 
@24th/25th FREE or 

# \"The March for Women\'s Lives\" April 25, 2004 Wash, DC 
Same march previously named: \"March for Freedom of Choice\" 

# April 25 - March for Freedom of Choice - Washington, D.C. privacy 
and right to choose abortion. 

# People\'s Park\'s Birthday Party! Sun Apr 25 noon-6pm Free. 
35th Anniversary Faire and Concert. Live Music with: 
The Fleshies, Beth Custer Band, Big Brutha Soul, Tuvan Throat Singers, 
Funky Nixons, Fat Chance Belly Dancers. Community Workshops, 
Skateboard Park, Bike Rodeo, Clowns, May Pole, Fun! People\'s Park 
one block east of Telegraph Ave at Dwight in Berkeley. 

# Sun Apr 25, 4pm St. Boniface 133 Golden Gate 
A Call for Days Of Mourning And Resistance Against the U.S. 
Occupation of Iraq April 30th and May 1st, 2004 
In remembrance of those being killed in Iraq, in solidarity with all 
under attack in the war for empire and the war at home... The vision: 
We\'re calling for two days of gatherings, mass direct actions, and 
marches, each cascading into the next. This will be a time for the 
majority against empire and war to remember and resist together. 
city centers, streets will be alive with resistance and 
individual institutions involved in the war will see their day disrupted. 

# TOAST IN ARIZONA, APRIL 28 - MAY 2 Arizona Regional Burn! 
Come out to Witch Well Arizona at \"Area 51\" and Burn Toast. 
artists, musicians, performers, participants. 
To participate as greeters, rangers, lamplighters,earth guardians 

# April 2004 - Washington, DC - Anti-globalization/Anti-capitalist protests 
during the IMF/World Bank Spring meetings. 

# Daniel Ellsberg 
Wed Apr 28, the Oakland Public Library sponsors \"An Evening with Daniel Ellsberg,\" at which the author discusses and signs copies of his book Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers. 7 p.m., Oakland Museum 1000 Oak, Oakl. Free 

# register for the Great Earth Walk on behalf of Sea Shepherd at: FREE! Sat May 1 

# MAYDAY MAY DAY How many more must die? SAT MAY 1 UN PLAZA SF 
Procession on May 1 through the Civic Center bearing panels with the 
names/photos of the dead in Iraq, both Coalition troops and Iraqi civ 
from the UN Plaza to the Federal Building, to Vets Building,City Hall reading of 
names, song and bearing witness to the horror of war. 

# Sat May 1p-9p How Weird Fair Howard @ 11th/12th 
4 City blocks music dancing, crafts art, perf merriment. $5/3 costume. 

# Jigs ‘n’ Rigs fest 04 Sat 1 May Beltaine - 
Celtic festival when the light was welcomed back from the Darkness… 

# May 2 S.F. LiFE (San Francisco Living Foods Enthusiasts) 415-751-2806 
Potluck: First Sunday of each month (\"usually\"), 1:00 PM 
Where: Mission Street Police Station Community Room, 630 Valencia at 17th 
http:/ Free for members, $3 non with raw dish 

# Sun May 2 -Daytime FREE-Live Music, Drum Circle, Entertainment for Kids 
2 pre-set organic meals to choose from (yes, there will be a vegan choice). 
newly built Permaculture Garden. 
37? bolinas Dr. @ Sir Francis Drake, Fairfax, Marin County, CA 
At the last big party, over 500 showed up. I saw many veg friends. 
Living Foods: 

# Sun, may 2, 7pm-midnight. Conscious Sound Collective: CODE RED! Carol Brouillet & Jim Hoffman to speak. 
Film: Perspective on 911. Performances, Spoken Word, etc. 
136 Taylor @ Turk / Eddy. http// 

# Sun. May 2 7 pm Benefit Concert & Comedy Night for Social Justice 
promote voter awareness & critical thought on essential social issues, human & civil rights, environmental & economic sustainability, voter turnout, and to help promote Progressive Non-profits. Rasselas, 1534 Fillmore @ Geary $10 6:30 pm 

# May 7-16 Nuclear Protest:Mercury, NV 

# May 14-16 Altered States & the Spiritual Awakening Conference - SF 
Ram Dass and others. 

# May 14-16 
The Art of Resistance Political Artists\' Conference 
The 2004 conference is the first annual gathering of political artists 
from around the country and the world. The conference will consist of two 
days of workshops, speakers and events exploring political art. 
Conference participants will receive hands-on skills and practical 
knowledge, a broader understanding of the history and current state of 
political art and benefit from the rare opportunity of being able to spend 
a weekend in a building full of political artists from across the country. 
We hope to strengthen the movement of artists for global justice by 
linking together communities of artists whether geographically bound or 
connected by specific issue. 

# Interfaith Pagan Pride Parade Celebration-May 15 Theme-\"Divine Feminine\" 
Sat May 15 10 am - 5 pm, Berkeley Civic Center Park (MLK at Center) 
Music, Art, Crafts, Food, Ritual, Performances, Author\'s Circle 
Parade 11:30 am 

The world still says no to war! Keep space for peace, no new “star wars”! 
May 15th Join us in a protest for peace at Vandenberg Space Command 

# May 17th Day of Action To Protest Bush\'s Anti-Gay 
Constitutional Amendment Drive 

# May 29 digital be-in 7pm-4am @ 934 Brannan 

# Block Party Bonanza!! May 30 Portland, OR to set World Record! 

Sun june 6 permitted march ending in a really, really free market with the theme: corporations out of iraq; corporations out of the commons...or something along those lines. a date to save. 


# June 12,13 Santa Rosa Health & Harmony Fest 

# June 18,19,20 Sierra Nevada World Music Fest Angels Camp, CA 

# June 19 Sustainable World Coalition SF 

# Pagan Ancient Ways Festival at Harbin Hot Springs, MIddletown, CA mid-June. 

# July 1-7 Rainbow Gathering Shasta, CA 

# Aug 6,7,8 French\'s Camp, Piercy, Humboldt, CA 

# August 29 - The World Says No to Bush - Worldwide Day of Action 
and protests in NYC during Repub Nat\'l Conv (Aug. 30 through Sept. 2) 

# August, Santa Cruz mountains 

# Aug 30 - Sep 6 2004 fine desert camp art 
2x / month Newsletter: 

# Sep 11 Power To The Peaceful Concert GG Park Michael Franti 

# Earthdance Black Oak Ranch Sep 17,18,19. 
For updates and info, contact scott at planttrees dot org.